The spark that inspires creativity comes in many forms: music, nature, people, and society. It is assumed there is a limitless amount of sensory download that can occupy his mind before that creative thought is conjured. When he combines a muse with everyday thoughts, he incorporates mystery, wonder, and peace to tell a story. This need to express thought provocation in today’s modern society is the motivation that drives the vehicle of his painted visions.
Michael was born in Los Angeles, California, and raised in Atlanta, Georgia. He pursued his passion for the Arts through the self-study of literature in various libraries, as a child. In his studies, he surrounded himself with an ample amount of Poetry, Science, History, Music, and Theory; this gave him the space and time to hone his craft.
Over the years, he has lived in various areas of Atlanta and have embraced the creative culture that thrives throughout the city. He currently resides in Tallahassee, Florida. As you decide to pursue his work, you will realize that he has adopted a style of leaving the eyes out of the faces. The subject of his art allows room for interpretation by viewers. A few images are recognizable as a tangible object or a physical location; however, each piece is understood by him and has a place in his heart.